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UPDATE: Arrest made in hit and run that killed 2 SC DOT employees in Aiken County Monday

Mon, 03/13/2017 - 10:13am
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An Augusta man has been charged in the Monday morning death of two South Carolina Department of Transportation employees and the injury of another.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Bianca Cain Johnson

Walgreen clerk says man chased her in store with knife

Mon, 03/13/2017 - 9:05am
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A Walgreen cashier told police Saturday that a hooded man with a knife chased her at the store.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Bianca Cain Johnson

Food obsessions are often difficult to keep well-fed

Sun, 03/12/2017 - 8:08pm
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Once I find a food I like, I stick with it for a long time, even when stores don’t deliver what they promise.

Read more Columnist Photos Glynn Moore

Murder of seamstress in 1992 still unsolved

Sun, 03/12/2017 - 6:24pm
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It was unusual for Mary Lizzie Glenn to not make an appearance each day, neighbors said.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Bianca Cain Johnson

Glynn Moore: Food obsessions are often difficult to keep well-fed

Sun, 03/12/2017 - 6:17pm
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Once I find a food I like, I stick with it for a long time, even when stores don’t deliver what they promise. Read more

Columnist Photos Glynn Moore

WAY WE WERE: Hold that pose

Sun, 03/12/2017 - 6:15pm
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You are looking at a lot of people being very still in Augusta, Ga.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Bill Kirby

Wadley cattleman represents other ranchers across the state

Sun, 03/12/2017 - 6:04pm
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For Kyle Gillooly and other cattlemen like him, work isn’t something you do nine-to-five just to pay the bills. It’s part of who you are and what you stand for. It’s a lifestyle, a blessing and a responsibility.

Read more The News and Farmer Photos Parish Howard

Pardon our mess

Sun, 03/12/2017 - 6:03pm
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WHAT: A drain appears to be unstable and moves around when cars drive over it. Some of the asphalt around it appears to have been washed away over time.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Bianca Cain Johnson

Runners cross finish line at Fort Gordon with donation check for Fisher House

Sun, 03/12/2017 - 5:59pm
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After a days-long trek across the Georgia landscape, through sunny weather and cold rain alike, a group of runners made its final stop Sunday at Fort Gordon’s Fisher House.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Thomas Gardiner

Rants and raves

Sun, 03/12/2017 - 5:54pm
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After reading the struggles of Native Americans in America, I will no longer root for anyone opposing them in the movies or in life. Talk about sad and tragic.

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Former gang member reflects on his life

Sun, 03/12/2017 - 1:31am
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After 52 months behind bars and a close call with a bullet, John (who didn’t want his real name disclosed to protect his identity) knew it was time to make a change and distance himself from his gang life. He was just a teenager at that point, but he had already been immersed in the gang lifestyle for about 10 years. Read more

Staff Writer Bianca Cain Johnson

Education key to addressing gang issue, say experts

Sun, 03/12/2017 - 1:31am
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Experts see education about gangs – for both parents and students – as a big key in addressing the issue. Read more

Staff Writer Bianca Cain Johnson

Galloping to glory

Sun, 03/12/2017 - 1:30am
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Requirements to serve on city boards can confuse

Sun, 03/12/2017 - 12:57am
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Serving on a city board or commission might seem like an easy way to get involved and give something back. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Susan McCord

Aiken County school system posts discipline statistics

Sun, 03/12/2017 - 12:57am
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The Aiken County Public School District has posted information on disciplinary incidents going back to the 2013-14 school year on its website. Read more

Staff Writer Photos James Folker

Gang activity increasing in Augusta area

Sun, 03/12/2017 - 12:55am
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After several recent incidents involving gangs in the Augusta-area, local authorities agree on one thing: gang activity is increasing and becoming a growing problem. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Bianca Cain Johnson